Comedy expert Kliph Nesteroff travels across North America to meet veteran comedians and newcomers alike who help reveal the craft, process, and humanity of stand-up.

Wearing a sandwich board in Times Square barking at passers by trying to get them to come to a show has been a right of passage for many famous comedians. This is what we chose to focus on for our opening for no bigger reason than it is a representation of the struggle. The comic strip style for the show package fits well with the subject matter and the iconic comedic objects illustrated work to fill in the gaps the the series title leaves in the viewers' understanding of what the series is about.

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